28 Apr , 2017 by Matt Williams
A new study of the TRAPPIST-1 system indicates that life-swapping may take place between the planets in its habitable zone, and quite often too!
Commercial Space, News, Space Flight
With multiple commercial aerospace companies offering flights into space, to the Moon, and even beyond, would-be passengers are starting to train for the likelihood of “space sickness”.
Astronomy, News, SETI
27 Apr , 2017 by Matt Williams
Breakthrough Listen, the most ambitious SETI program in history, just released an analysis of their first year of data, which contains 11 events that a high degree of significance.
26 Apr , 2017 by Matt Williams
The ESA and Chinese National Space Agency have announced their plans to create a “Moon Village” on the lunar surface by the 2020s.
Astronomy, Cosmology, News
A new survey of the CMB’s Cold Spot has ruled out the possibility that this anomaly is caused by a supervoid, which opens things up to more exotic explanations.
NASA, News, Space Exploration, Space Exploration Technologies
25 Apr , 2017 by Evan Gough
Scientists are working on a system of growing food for astronauts while away from Earth for extended periods of time.
25 Apr , 2017 by Matt Williams
According to a study by a team of researchers from the University of Edinburgh, the oldest temple site in the world may actually be an astronomical record of a comet hitting Earth.
Astronomy, Cassini, News
On Friday, April 21st, the Cassini spacecraft conducted its last flyby of Titan, a maneuver which touched off the final phase of its mission around Saturn.
Astronomy, CERN, News, Physics
“Enhanced strangeness production” surprises experimenters at LHC’s ALICE experiment.
Astronomy, galaxies, News, Star Formation
24 Apr , 2017 by Evan Gough
A new study of distant, early galaxies helps us understand the early days of our Universe.
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